Tourist suffers fatal liposuction surgery

  • Clarín has reported the death of a Dominican woman with US citizenship, who came to Buenos Aires for liposuction, suffered an intestinal perforation, and died more than six weeks later after 80 transfusions, 14 surgeries and extended agony.

    https://www.clarin.com/socieda…os-aires_0_SyHYE0YB7.html


    Argentina is a popular destination for esthetic tourism and dental tourism. This death seems to be a horrible but rare event; however, who can ever forget the pulmonary embolism and death of the former Miss Argentina after gluteoplasty (derrière implants)?